2. NL WEST: SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS - Projected record: 88-74 - Projected run differential: +59 - Rejoice, non-San Francisco baseball fans: the Giants' "Even Year Magic" is officially over. Though San Francisco has been stripped of its voodoo wizardry, the team still features much of the same core that won three World Series titles. MORE... - PROJECTING THE MLB SEASON - March 20, 2017
It is genuinely rare these days to come across a so-called medical miracle. Yet back in the early 1900s, the case of Adam Rainers strange and miraculous growth stunned physicians. Rainer is the only person in recorded history to have been both legally a dwarf and a giant.
World Series items to be part of Hall of Fame display
10/29/14. A number of items from the 2014 World Series are headed to the Hall of Fame. Incuded among these items are bats used in Game 7 by third baseman Pablo Sandoval, who set a postseason record with 26 hits, and in Game 6 by right fielder Hunter Pence, who along with Sandoval tied a Giants record with 12 hits in the World Series. Also, the jersey worn by Buster Posey in Game 7 will be in the package headed to Cooperstown.
Phil Simms is considered one of the top quarterbacks of all time. As an All-Pro Quarterback, Simms led the New York Giants to two Super Bowl titles (XXI and XXV). In Super Bowl XXI, he completed 22 of 25 passes, for 268 yards, defeating the Denver Broncos, 39-20. He set Super Bowl records with consecutive completions (10), accuracy (88%) and passer rating (150.9). Simms was rewarded with the Super Bowl MVP award and gave the Giants franchise their first Super Bowl title.